It’s that time a year again! More than 35,000 Girl Scouts across western Pennsylvania kick off the annual Girl Scout Cookie Program on January 7, 2011.
In an attempt to better serve girls throughout the 27-counties in Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania’s jurisdiction, the council is currently conducting surveys of girls in grades k-12 through direct mail on online methods.
Supporting girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place just became easier. On December 1, 2010, all charitable donations made through WestmorelandGives.org will receive a portion of The Community Foundation of Westmoreland County’s matching funds. Give to Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania (GSWPA) anytime between 6 a.m. and 9 p.m. on that day and your gift will make an even greater impact in our community.
Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania (GSWPA) is pleased to announce that both S’MORE Magazine and GSWPA’s Online Shop have earned Diamond Awards in the PRSA 2010 East Central District Diamond Awards competition.
On October 25, 2010 Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania’s S'MORE magazine was named as a recipient of the 2010 MarCom Gold Award.
Pittsburgh, PA - The headlines have told the story for months. Food banks in every part Pennsylvania need food to fill their shelves. That is why, as the holiday season approaches, Girl Scouts across western Pennsylvania are participating in the Annual Fall FoodShare food drive to benefit area food banks. The Fall FoodShare raises awareness of childhood hunger and the donations collected will benefit over 20,000 children in the Food Bank's 11 county service area.
Girard, PA - Join Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania (GSWPA) at Camp Creepy, a Halloween festival featuring games, crafts and activity stations and trick-or-treating. Camp Creepy will be held on Sat., Oct. 23, 2010 from 5-9 p.m. at Camp Hawthorne Ridge in Girard, PA.
Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania (GSWPA) is sponsoring programming the weekend of October 22-24, as part of the Dove Self-Esteem Weekend, whose purpose is to encourage women and girls to create a world in which beauty is a source of confidence, not anxiety.
Erie, PA: Join Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania (GSWPA) for a day, an overnight or a weekend full of fun at Family First Sports Park! GSWPA’s Power-Up weekend is open to girls in grades K-12 and their families. Siblings (pre-K girls and brothers) will enjoy age-appropriate programming and registered Girl Scout adults have a variety of enrichment sessions to choose from. This weekend-long event runs Oct. 8 – 10, 2010 with day, overnight and weekend options. Register by Sept. 30 and receive $15 off the price of admission.
Your gift matters. Give to Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania on Wednesday, October 13, 2010 through PittsburghGives.org and the Pittsburgh Foundation will match a portion of your contribution–making an even greater impact in the communities where we serve.